As authorities across the country issue stay-at-home orders to limit spread of the coronavirus, everyone stuck inside has had to find ways to stay entertained amid the crisis. That includes your favorite athletes from Chicago’s sports teams, who have been killing the time like many of us: By posting on Instagram.
Whether it’s a goofy bit, a heartfelt family moment or a mixture of the two, stars from our city’s favorite teams have tried to stay connected with fans. We may prefer to see slam dunks and dingers soon, but here’s our favorite posts in the meantime.
Tim Anderson’s starting lineup
Zach LaVine goes ISO on his dog, Grizzly
Yoan Moncada’s kids wish you a happy Opening Day from home...
... and Nick Delmonico’s do, too.
Nick Foles officially becomes a Bear
Jason Heyward’s got a very cute pup
Alex DeBrincat welcomes Burt to the family
Roquan Smith, Pat O’Donnell team up to raise $$$
Kealia Ohai: Happy Birthday, J.J., even if you cheat at cards
Kirby Dach offers his well-wishes
Lauri Markkanen embraces his inner photographer
Aaron Bummer’s type of social distancing
A very pensive Andrew Shaw
Willson Contreras to Chicago: ‘We will be back soon’
James McCann’s loves: His family and his grill